Carl Franklin, Jr

*Many Years of Workshop experience with students and dance studios

*Over 3 yrs teaching in a studio environment

*Commercial and Video work

*Former Pistons Dancer

*Cheerleading Background

*Continued dance education

*Competition Experience



Dance & Fitness, Established 2009


DSS is dedicated to providing a positive and fun learning environment.
You will find that our instructors are professionally qualified and experienced.

Come visit  our dance school...downtown Lapeer! We have two dance rooms with large mirrors and floating wood dance floors, for the ultimate dance experience.  We also have changing stations available as well as a large waiting room and two spacious bathrooms.

Member of Lapeer Area Chamber of Commerce

Former Member of the DBA

(Downtown Business Association)

Member of Dance USA

Dance Street Studio has been recognized and accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.


Matt Peele

*Breaking Expert

*Over 5 yrs teaching experience

*Battle and Competition Experience

*CPR and First Aid Certified


Summer Dawn
*Dance & Cheer Experience
*Competitive Dance Experience 
*Continued Dance Education
*Over 6 yrs Assisting and Teaching Experience

Dance Street Studio

Jenice Groth
* Over 26 years of dance and gymnastics experience
*Over 15 years of teaching experience
*Cheerleading Background
*Administrative Business Management (ABA) 
*Continued education in dance and teaching
*Previous Dance coach for local schools & organizations
*Fitness Experience
*Affiliated with many dance organizations as well as community organizations.

*CPR and FIrst Aid Certified

Samantha Groth 

*20 years of dance experience
*13 years of assisting & teaching
*Continued dance education
*Competitive Dance 

*Gymnastics
*Cheerleading & Stunting experience


Tracy Addison

*20 years dance experience

*Over 6 yrs teaching experience

*Numerous yrs working with students, school and dance

*Continued dance education




 Jennifer (Jen) Granger

*Fitness Instructor

    Certified in Zumba

    Certified in Strong

*Office Staff

*Substitute Instructor